COLUMBUS, OHIO (Dec. 11, 12:10 p.m. ET) — Scientists at the Battelle Memorial Institute say they have developed a novel, water-based polyurethane based on polyol derived from soy-oil.
In the wake of the economic turbulence earlier in this decade, molders today find themselves in much better shape. Molders are gaining a competitive advantage by investing in people, equipment and seeking inroads into new markets on a global scale.
Growth in the injection molding industry is going to be driven by low financing costs and a continued move to reshore some business.